We are here to support you during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Please read the articles below for our latest updates.


Accessing the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

25 Mar 2020

With substantial restrictions for everyone on the circumstances in which we can leave our homes, and many businesses being forced to close, the Chancellor has announced a scheme to reimburse up to 80 per cent of the cost of the

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Government support help with the economic impact of Coronavirus – Here’s what businesses need to know

24 Mar 2020

In recent days, a whole raft of business support measures have been announced by the Government, designed to help business owners protect their companies and support their employees. Here at Dickson Middleton we have put together a summary of the various

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Payroll professionals confirmed as key workers

24 Mar 2020

Our team are here and ready to support you Payroll is a vitally important function within a business and never more so now that the Government has confirmed that it will be paying furloughed workers* up to 80% of their

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Enterprise Finance Guarantee scheme – eligibility restrictions for small businesses

23 Mar 2020

The Enterprise Finance Guarantee (EFG) supports small businesses by providing finance to smaller businesses that cannot obtain finance from their lender because of insufficient security. The British Business Bank has now announced that a number of eligibility restrictions are in

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COVID-19: Summary of the Chancellor’s announcement on 20th March 2020

23 Mar 2020

A number of  business support measures were announced by the Chancellor.   However, whilst we await clarity on how exactly these grants and schemes are accessed, business owners can make some decisions on how to protect their businesses and support employees.

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We’re here to help – what to do if you can’t pay your tax bill

20 Mar 2020

Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has announced that as part of a package of measures to address the economic impact of coronavirus HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) will provide Time to Pay arrangements to businesses and self-employed individuals in financial distress and

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Accessing the latest COVID-19 stimulus

18 Mar 2020

The Government has pledged more than £330 billion overnight to help businesses struggling with the economic impact of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak. The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has pledged to do “whatever it takes” to help businesses survive through these difficult

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Dickson Middleton Here to Help

18 Mar 2020

The UK is seeing an unprecedented amount of disruption due to the current coronavirus outbreak and in response the Chancellor has announced a number of measures to help businesses deal with this crisis. Understandably, business owners will be concerned during

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Coronavirus: Government announces IR35 delay

18 Mar 2020

The Government has announced that the IR35 tax reforms which were due to be implemented in April 2020 have been delayed for a year due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

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